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This Christmas, amaze your loved ones by creating a personalized video message and phone call from Santa Claus!

Parents, use this app together with your children to encourage good behavior all year long!

This app has the following amazing features:

VIDEO MESSAGE FROM SANTA
- choose from 3 personalized short video messages, featuring your child's details such as their name and photo*
- Premium Christmas Eve video available as in-app purchase

RECEIVE A PHONE CALL FROM SANTA
- Santa can call for a variety of reasons
- Santa can mention your child’s name, age and interests* during the call
- Receive unlimited calls for free*

CALL SANTA’S VOICEMAIL
- Children can record a voicemail message for Santa with their Christmas wish list
- Let Santa write down your child’s name on the naughty or nice list
- Santa tracker: find out what Santa is doing right now
- Check the weather forecast for the North Pole
- Hear the names of Santa's reindeer
- Countdown to Christmas: hear how many days are left until Christmas
- Leave a message for Santa

TEXT MESSAGE WITH SANTA
- Send Santa a message
- He will reply instantly!

* Disclaimer: app for entertainment purposes only. Calls and text messages are simulated. App does not provide actual calling or texting functionality. The app can be used without paying, but some features require an in-app purchase.

** About the Premium subscription:
- Payment will be charged to your iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase
- The subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period
- Your account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, at the price you paid at the initial purchase
- Subscriptions may be managed and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to your Account Settings after purchase
- Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when you purchase the subscription

Privacy Policy: https://www.messagefromsanta.com/privacy-policy-en.html

Terms & Conditions: https://www.messagefromsanta.com/terms-en.html

"Message From Santa" and the megaphone logo are registered trademarks of First Class Media B.V., the Netherlands. All rights reserved.

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Primary: Entertainment

Secondary: Lifestyle

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Version History

Launched Dec 09, 2014 (about 6 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Dec 07
2020
(Current)
Version 3.3.9

- Fixed display issues on certain new iPhone models.
- Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Nov 26
2020
Version 3.3.8

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Nov 04
2020
Version 3.3.7

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Oct 15
2020
Version 3.3.6

Fixed the issue since last week's update, where options could not be selected from a list. Our apologies!

Oct 07
2020
Version 3.3.5

- Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Oct 04
2020
Version 3.3.4

- Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jul 02
2020
Version 3.3.1

- Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jun 15
2020
Version 3.3.0

- Added support for Sign In with Apple
- Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Apr 19
2020
Version 3.2.95

- Small improvements and bugfixes

Apr 18
2020
Version 3.2.94

- Small improvements and bugfixes

Jan 29
2020
Version 3.2.92

3.2.9.2:
- Small improvements
3.2.9:
- Added download button for audio recordings and video messages for Premium users
- Removed wrong landscape orientation support on iPad

Dec 12
2019
Version 3.2.9

- Added download button for audio recordings and video messages for Premium users
- Removed wrong landscape orientation support on iPad

Dec 07
2019
Version 3.2.8

- Several improvements

Nov 27
2019
Version 3.2.7

The Elves and Santa proudly present the all-new video message "Visit the North Pole"!
A video for the whole family, personalized for up to 8 recipients.
Enter the details of your loved ones and upload photos, to make them appear in the video.
(In-app purchase required)

Nov 26
2019
Version 3.2.6

The Elves and Santa proudly present the all-new video message "Visit the North Pole"!
A video for the whole family, personalized for up to 8 recipients.
Enter the details of your loved ones and upload photos, to make them appear in the video.
(In-app purchase required)

Nov 24
2019
Version 3.2.5

The Elves and Santa proudly present the all-new video message "Visit the North Pole"!
A video for the whole family, personalized for up to 8 recipients.
Enter the details of your loved ones and upload photos, to make them appear in the video.
(In-app purchase required)

Nov 12
2019
Version 3.2.4

The Elves and Santa proudly present the all-new video message "Visit the North Pole"!
A video for the whole family, personalized for up to 8 recipients.
Enter the details of your loved ones and upload photos, to make them appear in the video.
(In-app purchase required)

Nov 06
2019
Version 3.2.3

The Elves and Santa proudly present the all-new video message "Visit the North Pole"!
A video for the whole family, personalized for up to 8 recipients.
Enter the details of your loved ones and upload photos, to make them appear in the video.
(In-app purchase required)

Oct 31
2019
Version 3.2.2

Version 3.2
The Elves and Santa proudly present the all-new video message "Visit the North Pole"!
A video for the whole family, personalized for up to 8 recipients.
Enter the details of your loved ones and upload photos, to make them appear in the video.
(In-app purchase required)

Version 3.2.2
- Fixed too short video message
- Fixed crash when restoring previous purchase

Oct 30
2019
Version 3.2.1

Version 3.2
The Elves and Santa proudly present the all-new video message "Visit the North Pole"!
A video for the whole family, personalized for up to 8 recipients.
Enter the details of your loved ones and upload photos, to make them appear in the video.
(In-app purchase required)

Version 3.2.1
- Fixed crash when restoring previous purchase

Oct 29
2019
Version 3.2

The Elves and Santa proudly present the all-new video message "Visit the North Pole"!
A video for the whole family, personalized for up to 8 recipients.
Enter the details of your loved ones and upload photos, to make them appear in the video.
(In-app purchase required)

Sep 26
2019
Version 3.1.3

- fixed sign in using Facebook on iOS13
- fixed wrong orientation when cropping photo for letter video

Jul 17
2019
Version 3.1.2

- Various improvements and fixes

May 26
2019
Version 3.1.1

- Fixed an issue where the app could get stuck after starting
- Other small improvements

Mar 23
2019
Version 3.1.0

- Stability improvements

Mar 02
2019
Version 3.0.9

- Fixed possible crash at launch - apologies for the inconvenience.

Feb 08
2019
Version 3.0.8

- Fixed an issue where you could get stuck in a non-signed in state
- Added a new setting that allows you to hide the logo from the main screen
- Various other fixes and improvements

Nov 29
2018
Version 3.0.7

- New setting to hide the video messages button from the main menu
- Fixed an issue where the app would hang when trying to create a video message for a recipient with missing name pronunciation
- Other small improvements and fixes

Nov 20
2018
Version 3.0.6

- Fixed an issue that could cause the app to be permanently stuck in the "loading"-screen
- Other small fixes

If you need any help with the app, send an e-mail to support@messagefromsanta.com - our North Pole support team is ready to assist!
If you like the app, don't forget to write a review in the App Store, Santa will appreciate it!

Nov 14
2018
Version 3.0.5

- Fixed more crashes
- Small improvements

What's new in version 3.0.4:
- Fixed a crash for iPad users when picking a photo for a video message
- Fixed the wrong heading text when selecting recipients for a video message

What's new in version 3.0.3:
- Fixed a problem where the app would crash when signing in using Google or Facebook
- Fixed several other small issues

Nov 09
2018
Version 3.0.4

- Fixed a crash for iPad users when picking a photo for a video message
- Fixed the wrong heading text when selecting recipients for a video message

What's new in version 3.0.3:
- Fixed a problem where the app would crash when signing in using Google or Facebook
- Fixed several other small issues

What's new in version 3.0:
Finally, you can create video messages from Santa!
Choose from 3 personalized video messages, featuring your child's details such as their name and photo.

Nov 06
2018
Version 3.0.3

- Fixed a problem where the app would crash when signing in using Google or Facebook
- Fixed several other small issues

Nov 03
2018
Version 3.0.2

Fixed an issue where the app could crash after purchasing or restoring an in-app purchase. Our apologies for the inconvenience.

What's new in version 3.0:
Finally, you can create video messages from Santa!
Choose from 3 personalized video messages, featuring your child's details such as their name and photo.

Nov 02
2018
Version 3.0.1

Finally, you can create video messages from Santa!
Choose from 3 personalized video messages, featuring your child's details such as their name and photo (Premium upgrade required for full personalization).

Oct 03
2018
Version 2.5.6

- Improvements "under the hood" of the app
- Fixed other small issues

New in version 2.5:
- Anonymous sign in to try the app first
- GDPR compliant for users from the European Union
- You can now choose to not store your recipient list in your account in the cloud
- We've added an extra confirmation dialog when pressing a delete button
- New "Our other apps" list in Settings

Sep 25
2018
Version 2.5.5

- Fixed an issue where in some cases no recipient could be selected or duplicate recipients appeared in your list.
- Fixed several other issues

New in version 2.5:
- Anonymous sign in to try the app first
- GDPR compliant for users from the European Union
- You can now choose to not store your recipient list in your account in the cloud
- We've added an extra confirmation dialog when pressing a delete button
- New "Our other apps" list in Settings

Sep 19
2018
Version 2.5.4

- Fixed some issues

Sep 11
2018
Version 2.5.3

- Fixed a possible crash at launch when using iOS9
- Other important fixes

Sep 07
2018
Version 2.5.2

- Various small improvements and bugfixes

Aug 03
2018
Version 2.5

- You can now try part of the app without an account by signing in anonymously
- Your privacy is always our highest concern so we've now updated our privacy policy and organisation to be GDPR compliant for users from the European Union
- You can now choose to not store your recipient list in your account in the cloud
- There's now a confirmation dialog when deleting an item
- New "Our other apps" list in Settings
- Various small improvements and bugfixes

Apr 05
2018
Version 2.4

- New users are now asked to repeat their e-mail address during sign up, to prevent typo's
- Support for iPhone X
- Bugfixes and other improvements

Dec 15
2017
Version 2.3.3

- Important stability improvements

What's new in version 2.3.2:
- Fixed the issue where Santa would not say the child's name. Our sincerest apologies for the inconvenience.

What's new in version 2.3.1:
Ho ho ho! Christmas is near and you can already feel the magic in this new update!
- Santa is now able to address up to 8 recipients during one call!
- Call recordings can now be shared on social media!
- If set, your passcode is now also asked when going to the My Account screen
- improved stability and other small improvements

(* several features only available for Premium users)

Dec 13
2017
Version 2.3.2

- Fixed the issue where Santa would not say the child's name. Our sincerest apologies for the inconvenience.
- Important stability improvements

What's new in version 2.3.1:
Ho ho ho! Christmas is near and you can already feel the magic in this new update!
- Santa is now able to address up to 8 recipients during one call!
- Call recordings can now be shared on social media!
- If set, your passcode is now also asked when going to the My Account screen
- improved stability and other small improvements

(* several features only available for Premium users)

Dec 08
2017
Version 2.3.1

Ho ho ho! Christmas is near and you can already feel the magic in this new update!
- Santa is now able to address up to 8 recipients during one call!
- Call recordings can now be shared on social media!
- If set, your passcode is now also asked when going to the My Account screen
- improved stability and other small improvements

(* several features only available for Premium users)

Nov 29
2017
Version 2.2.9

- fixed call audio recording which occurred since the previous update - our apologies!
- other improvements and fixes

Nov 28
2017
Version 2.2.8

- improved reliability of audio recordings
- improved app stability
- further reduced the app size
- other improvements and fixes

Nov 21
2017
Version 2.2.7

- Fixed an issue where the terms & conditions would not load
- Fixed an issue where a password containing special characters would not be accepted
- Reduced the binary size
- Stability improvements

Happy Thanksgiving! Stay tuned for new features after the holiday break!

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What's new in version 2.2
- The app is now called "Message from Santa"! (formerly "A Call From Santa")
- Now you can record your children's voice during calls!
- Sign up for a free user account to keep your data and settings safe and share your purchases between devices and platforms
- Call recordings and text messages are safely stored in your account as a beautiful keepsake
- Lots of UI improvements, including an improved iPad layout

What's new in version 2.2.1
- fixed the in-app purchase for upgrading to Premium
- fixed an issue where certain e-mail addresses were not accepted during sign up

What's new in version 2.2.2
- fixed the crash when trying to setup a passcode
- other small fixes and improvements

What's new in version 2.2.5
- Added "Forgot Password" button during e-mail sign in

What's new in version 2.2.6
- Improved reliability of audio playback

Nov 18
2017
Version 2.2.6

- Improved reliability of audio playback
- Stability improvements

What's new in version 2.2
- The app is now called "Message from Santa"! (formerly "A Call From Santa")
- Now you can record your children's voice during calls!
- Sign up for a free user account to keep your data and settings safe and share your purchases between devices and platforms
- Call recordings and text messages are safely stored in your account as a beautiful keepsake
- Lots of UI improvements, including an improved iPad layout

What's new in version 2.2.1
- fixed the in-app purchase for upgrading to Premium
- fixed an issue where certain e-mail addresses were not accepted during sign up

What's new in version 2.2.2
- fixed the crash when trying to setup a passcode
- other small fixes and improvements

What's new in version 2.2.5
- Added "Forgot Password" button during e-mail sign in

Nov 16
2017
Version 2.2.5

- Added "Forgot Password" button during e-mail sign in
- Stability improvements

What's new in version 2.2
- The app is now called "Message from Santa"! (formerly "A Call From Santa")
- Now you can record your children's voice during calls!
- Sign up for a free user account to keep your data and settings safe and share your purchases between devices and platforms
- Call recordings and text messages are safely stored in your account as a beautiful keepsake
- Lots of UI improvements, including an improved iPad layout

What's new in version 2.2.1
- fixed the in-app purchase for upgrading to Premium
- fixed an issue where certain e-mail addresses were not accepted during sign up

What's new in version 2.2.2
- fixed the crash when trying to setup a passcode
- other small fixes and improvements

Nov 14
2017
Version 2.2.4

- Stability improvements

What's new in version 2.2
- The app is now called "Message from Santa"! (formerly "A Call From Santa")
- Now you can record your children's voice during calls!
- Sign up for a free user account to keep your data and settings safe and share your purchases between devices and platforms
- Call recordings and text messages are safely stored in your account as a beautiful keepsake
- Lots of UI improvements, including an improved iPad layout

What's new in version 2.2.1
- fixed the in-app purchase for upgrading to Premium
- fixed an issue where certain e-mail addresses were not accepted during sign up

What's new in version 2.2.2
- fixed the crash when trying to setup a passcode
- other small fixes and improvements

Nov 11
2017
Version 2.2.3

- Stability improvements

What's new in version 2.2
- The app is now called "Message from Santa"! (formerly "A Call From Santa")
- Now you can record your children's voice during calls!
- Sign up for a free user account to keep your data and settings safe and share your purchases between devices and platforms
- Call recordings and text messages are safely stored in your account as a beautiful keepsake
- Lots of UI improvements, including an improved iPad layout

What's new in version 2.2.1
- fixed the in-app purchase for upgrading to Premium
- fixed an issue where certain e-mail addresses were not accepted during sign up

What's new in version 2.2.2
- fixed the crash when trying to setup a passcode
- other small fixes and improvements

Nov 09
2017
Version 2.2.2

- fixed the crash when trying to setup a passcode
- other small fixes and improvements

What's new in version 2.2
- The app is now called "Message from Santa"! (formerly "A Call From Santa")
- Now you can record your children's voice during calls!
- Sign up for a free user account to keep your data and settings safe and share your purchases between devices and platforms
- Call recordings and text messages are safely stored in your account as a beautiful keepsake
- Lots of UI improvements, including an improved iPad layout

What's new in version 2.2.1
- fixed the in-app purchase for upgrading to Premium
- fixed an issue where certain e-mail addresses were not accepted during sign up

Nov 07
2017
Version 2.2.1

- fixed the in-app purchase for upgrading to Premium
- fixed an issue where certain e-mail addresses were not accepted during sign up

What's new in version 2.2
- The app is now called "Message from Santa"! (formerly "A Call From Santa")
- Now you can record your children's voice during calls!
- Sign up for a free user account to keep your data and settings safe and share your purchases between devices and platforms
- Call recordings and text messages are safely stored in your account as a beautiful keepsake
- Lots of UI improvements, including an improved iPad layout

Nov 03
2017
Version 2.2

- Now you can record your children's voice during calls!
- Sign up for a free user account to keep your data and settings safe and share your purchases between devices and platforms
- Call recordings and text messages are safely stored in your account as a beautiful keepsake
- Lots of UI improvements, including an improved iPad layout

Coming soon:
- Create a video message from Santa!
- Santa will be able to address multiple children during one call

Dec 16
2016
Version 2.1

- Santa can now talk Spanish too!
- added more children's interests and reasons for calling
- age selection now goes up to 100 years old
- fixed an issue where an interest would never be mentioned during Santa's call
- other fixes and improvements

Dec 02
2016
Version 2.0.3

- very important fix for crash when typing
- other crash fixes
- various improvements

Nov 28
2016
Version 2.0.1

We bring several fixes in this update - apologies for any inconvenience caused!
- added setting "Alternative sound mode", please enable this in case you can't hear Santa
- available similar name pronunciations are now suggested when setting up a child
- the price in currencies other than USD is now properly displayed on the unlock button
- calling for one's birthday will now work correctly even if the child has no age setup
- other small improvements

What's new in version 2.0:
- Santa now has a new, jolly look - and the app too!
- you can now text Santa, and you'll get an answer right away!
- Santa can now say the child's name and knows about their interests*
- you can now setup several children to easily switch
- the settings screen can now be locked with a passcode*
- and much more!

* requires a one-time in-app purchase

Nov 18
2016
Version 2.0

Ho ho ho! Here's the update everyone was waiting for!

What's new in version 2.0:
- Santa now has a new, jolly look - and the app too!
- you can now text Santa, and you'll get an answer right away!
- Santa can now say the child's name and knows about their interests*
- you can now setup several children to easily switch
- the settings screen can now be locked with a passcode*
- and much more!

* requires a one-time in-app purchase

Oct 19
2016
Version 1.4.1

- fixed an issue where sometimes no sound is heard during a call

Sep 02
2016
Version 1.4

The Elves are still working very hard on the next huge update, coming this fall!
What's new in this version:
- Santa bought himself a new microphone, so he might sound a bit different! :)
- You now have more ages and reasons to choose from when requesting a call
- There's now a bit more variety in the things Santa says

Jun 29
2016
Version 1.3.6

Ho ho ho! Can you believe it's already Summer?
The Elves are still working very hard to improve the app. Keep an eye out for a huge update, coming soon!
In the meantime, this update should fix possible crashes and improve stability.

Mar 29
2016
Version 1.3.5

The Elves are working hard on lots of new functionalities. Keep an eye out for future updates!
In the meantime, this update should fix possible crashes and audio issues.

Mar 17
2016
Version 1.3.4

The Elves are working hard on lots of new functionalities. Keep an eye out for future updates!
In the meantime, this update should fix possible crashes and audio issues.

Mar 09
2016
Version 1.3.3

The Elves are working hard on lots of new functionalities. Keep an eye out for future updates!
In the meantime, this update should fix possible crashes and audio issues.

Dec 22
2015
Version 1.3.2

- small fixes

Merry Christmas! Remember, this app can be used all year round to keep children from misbehaving. Ho ho ho!

Known issues:
- unfortunately, on some devices the sound doesn't work. This seems to be a very strange problem only occurring at a few users. We're working hard to fix this for a future update. We appreciate your patience and support!

What's new in version 1.3.1:
- Santa will now correctly encourage eating food! Apologies for any inconvenience caused by this mistake.

What's new in version 1.3:
- The Elves have worked hard on this big update to make this Christmas even more magical!
- more reasons added when requesting a call from Santa, such as giving encouragement - or a warning in case of bad behaviour.
- now you can leave Santa a message on his voicemail
- increased sound level of calls
- lots of other improvements

Dec 12
2015
Version 1.3.1

- Santa will now correctly encourage eating food! Apologies for any inconvenience caused by this mistake.

Remember, this app can be used all year round to keep children from misbehaving. Ho ho ho!

What's new in version 1.3:
- The Elves have worked hard on this big update to make this Christmas even more magical!
- more reasons added when requesting a call from Santa, such as giving encouragement - or a warning in case of bad behaviour.
- now you can leave Santa a message on his voicemail
- increased sound level of calls
- fixed an error where the sound wouldn't play on some devices.
- lots of other improvements

Dec 04
2015
Version 1.3

The Elves have worked hard on this big update to make this Christmas even more magical!
Remember, this app can be used all year round to keep children from misbehaving. Ho ho ho!

What's New:
- more reasons added when requesting a call from Santa, such as giving encouragement - or a warning in case of bad behaviour.
- now you can leave Santa a message on his voicemail
- increased sound level of calls
- fixed an error where the sound wouldn't play on some devices.
- lots of other improvements

Known issues:
- Santa currently makes a mistake when you request encouragement for eating food. This will be fixed in a next update. Sincerest apologies for any inconvenience.
- On some devices there is no sound when calling Santa. In such case, turn off your device, turn it back on, and restart the app.

Oct 09
2015
Version 1.2.1

Ho ho ho! I can see already another Christmas appearing on the calendar, just a few more months! My Elves are working hard on a big update of this app to make this Christmas even more magical, so stay tuned!

Don't forget, this app can be used all year round to keep children from misbehaving.

What's new:
- small improvements and crash fixes

May 05
2015
Version 1.2

Thanks for calling Santa! Ho ho ho!
Don't forget, this app can be used all year round to keep your children from misbehaving!

What's new:
- added notice on the countdown-to-call screen about turning up the volume
- other small improvements and crash fixes

Dec 10
2014
Version 1.1

- Fixed an issue where the app would crash on iOS6.
If you like this app, please rate or review it to help the developers buy a turkey for Christmas :)

Dec 07
2014
Version 1.0

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